Brazil: The End of an Era?

Things are going to grow worse in Brazil before they get better, but the new generation judiciary brings hope Even by Brazilian standards, the recent events have been extraordinary. Prosecutors requested Brazilian ex-president, Lula da Silva’s arrest over charges of...

De vicieuze cirkel…

Geachte investeerder, Met de paniek de laatste dagen in zowel de aandelen als de obligaties van bepaalde Europese banken, kregen we van enkele investeerders de vraag of we opnieuw in een financiële crisis zijn beland. Wij denken niet dat zo’n doemscenario aan de orde...

Schnitzel and Barolo ’57 in Davos

The World Economic Forum in Davos exudes fear this year. Ten years ago topics like China, the growth engine, automation and emerging markets inspired global leaders in their decision making pro Globalisation. Unfortunately, the very same topics today are all painted...

Aspirations 2016

ASPIRATIONS 2016 Antwerp, 23 December 2015 Dear Investor, Since its inception in 2008, Buysse & Partners has been creating value throughout both the financial and the economic crisis. This year however, we have noticed a different kind of crisis. The world has now...

Things can change fast!

Things can change fast. Ask Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff, who took office for her second term in January this year. Since the global commodity super cycle came to an end Brazil’s economy went downhill.  During her first term, Dilma had to handle an economy that...